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Army Form C.2118
Unit: CE 8 Corps
Month and Year: April 1944 (Erase heading not required). Commanding Officer: Brig. H.H.C. Sugden, DSO, OBE
Place Date Hour Summary Reference
Norco 1 - 21   Gds Armd Div RE engaged on Trails of Close Support Raft
Norco 2 - 8   8 Corps Tps RE engaged on rd demolitions and repairs
4 - 5   278 Fd Coy (15 Div) engaged on crater filling exercise
6 -8   20 Fd coy ( 15 Div) engaged on crater filling exercise
6 - 12   15 Div RE units engaged on setting out for construction of Cl 40 rd lecture by CE Norco on Anti-mine devices
10 - 14   14 Fd Sqn RE (Gds Arm Div) constructed 80' Cl 70 BB at SNAITH
12   Lecture by CE Norco on Anti-mine devices
14 - 15   Ce Branch moved with HQ to SECO.
16 - 30   224 Fd Coy and 101 Fd Coy engaged on work at Ordnance Depot, BICESTER
17 - 22   14 Fd Sqn RE (Gds Arm Div) - construction of Cl 9 Improvised Br and construction and operation of water point

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Source: Jeroen Koppes, TracesOfWar.com, transcribing: Theo Vervoort.

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